Willie Cook | Homicide Watch Chicagohttp://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/willie-cook/Latest news about Willie Cooken-usMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:02:18 -0600Willie Cooks killed, second man wounded in shooting in Back of the Yards nightclubhttp://homicides.suntimes.com/2017/02/20/willie-cooks-killed-second-man-wounded-in-shooting-in-back-of-the-yards/<p><iframe src="http://homicides.suntimes.com/api/v1/homicides/2235.html" width="100%" height="350" frameborder=0></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://homicides.suntimes.com/victims/willie-cooks/">Willie Cooks</a> was killed and another man wounded in a shooting early Saturday at a nightclub in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Police.</p> <p>Just before 3 a.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found the 23-year-old Cooks in the Palestine club with a gunshot wound to his back, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. </p> <p>Cooks was a father of one son who lived in the Roseland neighborhood. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 3 a.m.</p> <p>Officers also found a 28-year-old man who had run away from the shooting with a gunshot wound to the right leg. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.<br /> <em><br /> --Chicago Sun-Times Wire</em></p> Jeff MayesMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:02:18 -0600http://homicides.suntimes.com/2017/02/20/willie-cooks-killed-second-man-wounded-in-shooting-in-back-of-the-yards/Willie Cook